People - Chicago

  • First Look at the $500M Willis Tower Redevelopment

    Blackstone and Equity Office are bringing the former Sears Tower into the 21st century with a mega-makeover that will turn the iconic office building into a modern workspace with leisure amenities, technology and experiential dining.

    06 October 2017 14:18
  • LaSalle Brings New Leader on Board

    Tim Kessler will be based in LaSalle’s Chicago headquarters and will be in charge of the company’s growth strategy worldwide.

    11 September 2017 16:50
  • Transwestern’s Midwest Asset Services Group Gets New Leaders

    Micah Larmie and Katie Sakach were promoted to oversee the company’s management portfolio in the Midwest, which encompasses more than 19 million square feet.

    22 August 2017 15:35
  • Transwestern Welcomes New EVP of Agency Leasing

    Eric Myers is a veteran in the real estate industry, having gathered more than 25 years of experience holding leadership positions with Avison Young and Tishman Speyer, among other companies.

    14 August 2017 09:00
  • NAI Hiffman Appoints Ted Staszak as SVP

    During a 20-year career, the industrial property specialist has completed 500-plus transactions valued at $8 billion. He brings deep experience in major Midwestern markets to his new role.

    28 June 2017 13:40
  • Opus Promotes Mike Yungerman to VP & General Manager

    In his new role, Yungerman will use his 12-year experience with the company to manage the Chicago team and to oversee and expand Opus’s portfolio in the area.

    09 June 2017 08:46
  • Marcus & Millichap’s IPA Taps National Director

    Kenneth Szady has been involved in more than $9 billion in office, industrial and other property investment transactions. He previously held positions at NGKF, Cushman & Wakefield, Trammell Crow Co. and JLL.

    19 May 2017 13:50
  • Chicago’s Molto Properties Welcomes New VP

    Kevin Scott will be responsible for finding investment opportunities and executing industrial real estate developments in the Chicago area.

    12 May 2017 07:18
  • Arup Announces New Director of Its Chicago Office

    Cierine Nicolas, who joined Arup as associate principal last year in November, completed the transition to the role of director and is expected to lead the company's team of engineers on a variety of projects.

    11 May 2017 08:31
  • What Makes a Financing Firm Competitive?

    MidCap Financial Co-Founder Kevin McMeen discusses what to expect for CRE lending in 2017, and how his firm has succeeded in growing its presence in the market despite launching during the Great Recession.

    19 April 2017 18:43
  • C&W Taps New Eastern Asset Services Lead

    Dan Pufunt will focus on client care, team engagement, cultivating best practices, executing consistent processes and procedures and recruiting top industry professionals.

    18 April 2017 14:15
  • AmTrust Expands Chicago Team

    The company named Frank Laisch as vice president. Previously a business development manager at National General Insurance Co., he brings a strong background in real estate sales and management, insurance, mortgage settlement services and homebuilding industries.

    06 April 2017 13:42
  • A Closer Look at FASB’s Latest ASU

    BDO’s Julie Valpey and Brandon Landas discuss the key changes and impact of the Financial Accounting Standards Board’s latest update on real estate transactions.

    05 April 2017 18:13
  • Inland Securities Taps New VP

    Sarita Vishakanta will be responsible for the development and enhancement of strategic relationships with select broker dealers.

    29 March 2017 10:24
  • Transwestern Expands Chicago Presence

    The company has acquired TRU Office Advisors, a tenant advisory firm launched by Dave Wilson and Ryan Foran.

    14 March 2017 10:40